Fun Tunes for Strings

Arranged by Bud Caputo
Edited by Bud Caputo
Instrumentation: Viola
Item Number: ASB9
Number of Pages: 18
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: In Print


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A delightful collection of familiar songs and carols from all over, this set of books with playalong CD is a treat for the beginning string player. Each book is loaded with melodious gems that can be played as solos or together with other players. Each selection is designed to help young students learn to shape phrases, breathe with the music and use the beginning fingerings learned on the A and D strings for violin, viola and cello and the G and D strings for the bass. Also included are fingering charts and the play-along CD has a lively jazz and pop combo-styled rhythmic accompaniment. Fun Tunes for Strings contains: Are You Sleeping, Merrily We Roll Along, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, Jingle Bells, Allouette, When the Saints Go Marching In and more – 31 popular melodies in all!

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Arranger Caputo, Bud
Editor Caputo, Bud


Are You Sleeping?
Au claire de la lune
"Bear Went over the Mountain, The"
Blow the Man Down
Caisson Song
Camptown Races
"Carnival of Venice, The"
French Folk Song
Hot Cross Buns
Jingle Bells
Jolly Old St. Nocholas
Lightly Row
London Bridge
"Long, Long Ago"
Looby Loo
Merrily We Roll Along
Michael Row the Boat Ashore
My Dreydl
Ode to Joy
Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Pop Goes the Weasel
"Row, Row Your Boat (A Round)"
Skip to My Lou
This Old Man
"Tisket, A Tasket, A"
Tom Dooley
Tune Up
"Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star"
Up On the Housetop
When The Saints Go Marching In